OPSC ASO syllabus is published annually along with the official OPSC ASO Recruitment notices. The syllabus helps as a road map for every exam, guiding you to the correct information.
It is important for all candidates applying for the Assistant Section Officer Exam. A candidate must have a bachelor’s degree from a recognised university to be qualified for the OPSC ASO exam.
There are 2 Tire examinations of the ASO Secretariat syllabus 2022
|Sl. No||Type Of Exam||Marks|
|2||Skill test in Computer||50|
OPSC Assistant Section Officer Exam Pattern
|Papers||Name of the Subject||Marks||No of Questions||Duration|
|I||General Awareness||100 Marks||100||1 1/2 hr|
|II||A. Test of Reasoning & Mental Ability||50 Marks||50||1 1/2 hr|
|B. Mathematics (10th Standard Level)||50 Marks||50|
|A. English||100 Marks||100||2 hrs|
|B. Odia||100 Marks||100|
|IV||Skill Test in Computer (Practical)||50 Marks||5||1 hr|
- Except the Skill Test in Computer Application (Practical), the questions in all other subjects shall be of multiple choice type and all questions will carry equal marks i.e. 01.
- For each wrong answer 0.25 marks shall be deducted from the marks awarded for correct answers.
- The candidates shall answer the questions in English except Odia language paper or otherwise specified in the question paper itself.
- Only those candidates who have been shortlisted after the written test shall be called for Skill Test in Computer by the Commission which shall be of qualifying nature.
OPSC Assistant Section Officer Syllabus
|General Awareness||Current national & international events,|
|History of British Rules in India and Freedom Struggle,|
|Salient features of World Physical Geography,|
|Physical Geography of India & Odisha|
|Important aspects of Governance, Transparency & Accountability, c-governance, Role of Civil Service in democracy, Indian Economy and issues relating to Planing, growth, Development and employment, Poverty Alleviation, Resource Mobilization and inflation|
|Defense & Indian Aimed Forces|
|Scientific Inventions and use of Science in everyday life, issues of environmental, ecology, Biodiversity & Climate change.|
|Important National & International Institutions,|
|Organizations and fora – their Structure, mandate etc.|
|Test of Direction Sense|
|Problem of Age Calculation|
|Cubes & Dice|
|Grouping Identical Figures|
|Embedded figures, etc|
|Mensuration (2D & 3D)|
|Statistics & Probability|
|English||Grammar : Verb, Preposition, Adverb, Subject Verb Agreement, Error Correction/Recognition,|
|Tenses, Fill in the Blanks with Articles etc, Vocabulary, Synonyms, Antonyms.|
|Odia||ବ୍ୟାକରଣ: କ୍ରିୟା, ଭ୍ରମ ସଂଶୋଧନ/ଚିହ୍ନଟ,|
ଭାଷାଜ୍ଞାନ ପରୀକ୍ଷା : ପ୍ରତିଶବ୍ଦ, ବିପରୀତ ଅର୍ଥବୋଧକ
ଶବ୍ଦ, କ୍ରିୟା ବିଶେଷଣ, କର୍ରା-କ୍ରିୟା ସମ୍ବନ୍ଧ,
|Skill Test in Computer||Windows, MS Office (Word, Excel, Power Point), MS Access, Usage of Internet Services.|